General information about Nairobi
CountryKenya
Region Nairobi Area 05
Population2,750,547
Visitors/year3,400,000
Time ZoneAfrica/Nairobi
Cost of living in Nairobi, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $125 $289
Food $148 $254
Transportation $24 $137
Communications and utilities $65 $59
Clothing $14 $54
Sports and leisure $30 $81
Accommodation in Nairobi, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$125
Shared room in city centre$289
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$149
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$306
Coordinates of Nairobi
Time ZoneAfrica/Nairobi
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude-1.283330000
Longitude36.816670000
Elevation (STRM3)1684 m.

Popular places and attractions of Nairobi

Kuona Trust Arts Centre Nairobi
Kuona Trust Arts Centre
Art Gallery
7.9
Kenya Motor Sports Club Nairobi
Kenya Motor Sports Club
Campground
7.7
Rating7.7 / 10 (10 reviews)
Details
Ole-Sereni Hotel Nairobi
Ole-Sereni Hotel
Hotel
8.6
IMAX XX Century - 20th Century Nairobi
IMAX XX Century - 20th Century
Movie Theater
8.5
Fairmont Norfolk Hotel Nairobi
Fairmont Norfolk Hotel
Hotel
8.4
Ngong RaceCourse Nairobi
Ngong RaceCourse
Racecourse
7.3
Rating7.3 / 10 (81 reviews)
Details
National Museum of Kenya Nairobi
National Museum of Kenya
Museum
7.3
Alliance Francaise Nairobi
Alliance Francaise
Performing Arts
8.0
Sarit Centre Nairobi
Sarit Centre
Mall
7.4
sky mall Nairobi
sky mall
Entertainment
6.9
Rating6.9 / 10 (24 reviews)
Details
Barclays Sports Club Nairobi
Barclays Sports Club
Pool
6.8
Rating6.8 / 10 (10 reviews)
Details
GoDown Arts Centre Nairobi
GoDown Arts Centre
Art Gallery
6.7
Pangani Shopping Centre Nairobi
Pangani Shopping Centre
Mall
7.0
Imara Daima Nairobi
Imara Daima
Housing Development
6.5
Rating6.5 / 10 (39 reviews)
Details
Buffet Park Nairobi
Buffet Park
Bar
6.8
YMCA Nairobi
YMCA
Pool
6.1
united kenya club Nairobi
united kenya club
Entertainment
5.9
Rating5.9 / 10 (18 reviews)
Details
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Parks, gardens and green spaces in Nairobi

Karura forest Nairobi
Karura forest
Park
8.8
Bomb Blast Memorial Nairobi
Bomb Blast Memorial
History Museum
5.9
Nairobi National Park Nairobi
Nairobi National Park
Park
8.5
Karura Forest (Thigiri Side) Nairobi
Karura Forest (Thigiri Side)
Forest
7.9
Rating7.9 / 10 (8 reviews)
Details
Nairobi Mamba Village Nairobi
Nairobi Mamba Village
Preserve
7.7
Nairobi Arboretum Park Nairobi
Nairobi Arboretum Park
Theme Park
6.8
Lunar Park, Railways Club Grounds Nairobi
Lunar Park, Railways Club Grounds
Playground
5.7
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Park
8.6
Odeon Stage Nairobi
Odeon Stage
Other Outdoors
Muthangari Gardens Nairobi
Muthangari Gardens
Other Outdoors
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
Gigiri Nairobi
Gigiri
Other Outdoors
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
Nairobi Sailing Club Nairobi
Nairobi Sailing Club
Lake
Snake Park Nairobi
Snake Park
Zoo
RFUEA Grounds Nairobi
RFUEA Grounds
Field
Muthaiga North Gardens Nairobi
Muthaiga North Gardens
Other Outdoors
Kitisuru Nairobi
Kitisuru
Other Outdoors
Parklands, Nairobi Nairobi
Parklands, Nairobi
Other Outdoors
Nairobi Club Nairobi
Nairobi Club
Garden
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
United Nations Recreation Centre Nairobi
United Nations Recreation Centre
Field
Jamhuri Show Ground Nairobi
Jamhuri Show Ground
Park
5.9
Rating5.9 / 10 (9 reviews)
Details
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Cost of living and prices in Nairobi

Restaurants

Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.9 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 20.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5.1 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.8 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.6 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.5 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1.9 USD

Markets

Food Water 1.5 liters 0.6 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.4 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.8 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.8 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.6 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.8 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.8 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 6.0 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4.6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.3 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.6 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 7.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.4 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1.6 USD

Transportation

Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.6 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 23.7 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3.2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.6 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 2.8 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.7 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 11,839.8 USD

Entertainment

Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 50.5 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 5.7 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 4.7 USD

Goods

Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 27.3 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 27.3 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 49.2 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 38.8 USD

Accommodation

Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 306.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 149.5 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 875.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 380.1 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 39.1 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 35.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 5,700.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 815.6 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 276.5 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 13.7 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Nairobi

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Average high°C24252424262726252322212224
Average temperature°C17181817181819191716151517
Average low°C11131413121214141412111112
FogDays12454234422134
ThunderstormsDays11211225311121
Average precipitationMm.244912887564983195158381619902
Relative humidity%62606866605861697169706865
Wind speedKm/h12141516161616141110101113
Day LengthHours13131313131313121212121212
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Location on map - Nairobi

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